Stories tagged: discounts
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 7:32 a.m.
France goes nuts for Nutella after discounts spark chaos in supermarkets
Brawls have broken out in French supermarkets as shoppers scramble to get their hands on discounted jars of chocolate and hazelnut spread.
UPDATED: Fri., June 9, 2017, 6:38 p.m.
Shoppers fixated with discounts pose big worry for stores
Shoppers who got addicted to sales during the last recession have more tools than ever to cross-check prices and find bargains, creating a race to the bottom – particularly on …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7:15 p.m.
Cyber Monday transforms as shoppers are more connected
The Monday after Thanksgiving is still a time when millions of Americans pause to check out online deals and check off items from their gift list – but a one-day …
Sun., July 21, 2013
Discounts for seniors abound – if they’re willing to admit age
NEW YORK – There’s a big silver lining to getting older: a bevy of discounts for you to enjoy, from free samples to discounts on car rentals. For many of …
Sun., July 24, 2011
Groupon remorse? Sites let users unload deals
Wish you hadn’t bought that daily deal for a hot air balloon ride? You’re not alone. A growing number of shoppers with buyer’s remorse are tapping an emerging resale market …